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Operations - Summer Student - Mississauga

Operations - Summer Student

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting an energetic, results-focused post-secondary student for a position in our Mississauga Terminal.  This position offers an opportunity to gain experience and to learn more about our Company and the Industry. Responsibilities may include project work as well as general exposure to the various aspects of our Operations and Administration environments. These positions often lead to full-time employment offers upon graduation. 

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: http://www.bisontransport.com/.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Customer Service Representative - Winnipeg

Customer Service Representative – Join One of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Executive Assistant - Winnipeg

Executive Assistant

Bison Transport, one of the largest, safest and most progressive carriers in the industry, is currently searching for an Executive Assistant (EA) to support the President and COO.

As an integral member, the EA will maintain a high level of confidentiality, exercise discretion and considerable judgment to make decisions and apply guidelines based on knowledge of the appropriate policies and procedures. This role requires an individual that is professional in demeanor, team oriented, thrives in a fast-paced and challenging environment with strict deadlines and works independently with minimal direction.  The EA will provide project coordination and support as well as prepare and/or editing internal and external letters, faxes, memos and emails.  You will be responsible for project support which includes note taking and summarizing and action follow up items.  Utilizing your proven planning and time-management skills you will be responsible for managing the COO and President’s calendar, including the scheduling of, and preparation of materials for, meetings, appointments and conference calls.  You will also provide travel coordination as required.  Due to the sensitive nature of the information that you will manage, it is essential that you are able to maintain the highest standards of confidentiality and professionalism. 

The successful candidate possesses:

·         2 to 3 years of recent and related work experience in an executive office environment;

·         Demonstrated customer service skills;

·         Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and administrative skills;

·         Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills;

·         Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff;

·         Ability to complete projects and tasks thoroughly and on-time with minimal supervision;

·         Must possess advanced MS Office skills and be adept at learning and adapting to new technologies and software as required;

·         Ability to draft correspondence and to handle complex administrative information.

·         Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and to exercise discretion and judgment to make decisions, interpret directions and apply guidelines appropriately;

·         Ability to work independently to strict deadlines;

·         Must possess a strong work ethic and be responsible

Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to grow your career in an administrative environment?  Are you flexible and looking for variety?  Do you thrive is a fast-paced environment?  Do you possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! 

Please submit your resume online via the Bison Transport Website by visiting the “Careers” section at: www.bisontransport.com.

 

 

Administrative Assistant - Winnipeg

Administrative Assistant

Are you:

…be an integral part of a growing, fast paced and dynamic team?

…work on challenging projects where you can have a leadership impact?

…take your career to the next level?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Corporate Service and HR team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture.  Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success.  Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

The Administrative Assistant directly reports to the Senior VP of Corporate Services and VP of Human Resources and provides executive support in a one-on-one working relationship.  The Administrative Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external matters pertaining to Senior VP of Corporate Services and VP of Human Resources.  The Administrative Assistant  must be creative and enjoy working in teams, organize and coordinates executive initiatives, corporate travel, and oversees special projects.   As well this individual will manage the corporate cell phone policy, manage the company vehicle, and several other projects.

The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. Demonstrated customer service, problem solving, time management and organizational skills are integral to your success in this position.  Experience providing high-level administrative support, exceptional communication along with proficiency in all MS Office applications is essential.  Experience in travel coordination and professional document preparation is considered an asset.

So? 
Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to grow your career in an administrative environment?  Are you flexible and looking for variety?  Do you thrive is a fast-paced environment?  Do you possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume online via the Bison Transport Website by visiting the “Careers” section at: www.bisontransport.com.

Maintenance Coordinator - Calgary

Maintenance Coordinator

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…A leader with great communication and administrative skills?
…Passionate about coordinating & details?
…A team player who values being a great support?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Maintenance Coordinator ensures that the fleet maintenance requirements are accurately identified, recorded and prioritized within the maintenance system to meet maintenance safety, operational and Driver needs. The Maintenance Coordinator is also expected to be a team player in the maintenance department and able to communicate effectively with mechanics, drivers, outside vendors and Bison’s customers. 

Responsibilities Include:

Administration and Reporting

  • Work order entry
  • Creating purchase orders
  • Utilizing reports to identify incorrect or problem data using established guidelines
  • Communicating exceptions, initiate corrective action, and report and evaluate the action effects.
  • Works with Outsourced Maintenance Coordinators to schedule equipment and ensures equipment gets to required shop
  • Assigns tasks to the Mobile Tech in the Cgy yard
  • Driver & Customer Relations

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a maintenance administrative/coordination role
  • Excellent organizational skills and record keeping ability
  • Strong attention to detail abilities
  • Ability to use and learn computer software and programs
  • Problem solving ability; recognize, assess, report and provide solutions
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

This position is subject to a modified shift. Mon-Thurs (16:00-02:30)

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician - Calgary

APPRENTICE HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN

Tractor & Trailer

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…a registered Apprentice in the Heavy Equipment Tech program?
...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
...keen to develop a career with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As an Apprentice HE Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator and the other Tractor/Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

·         You will be a registered Apprentice with the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board

·         Passed the Apprenticeship entry exam

·         Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Technician, Heavy Duty Technician), and the desire to obtain your Journeyman's certificate will be key to your success in this position

·         Effective time management and team focus

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

The various modified shifts available include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Calgary

Trailer Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7321)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:                                                       

·         You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Trailer Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 2 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $28-31.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $25.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Calgary

Tractor Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

·         You will be either:

                  - A certified Journeyman Technician or

                  - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training                                       Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 2 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $31-33.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $29.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Mississauga

Tractor Technician

Mississauga, ON

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic), and/or the desire to obtain your Journeyman’s certificate will be key to your success in this position.  
  • Your effective time management and team focus are considered an asset in this position. 

Please note this position is subject to a modified work schedule. 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Mobile Technician - Mississauga

Mobile Mechanic

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team. This position will follow a modified work schedule. You will possess the ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers; ability to work unsupervised; and thrive for challenge and opportunity. You will also possess the experience and qualifications necessary, to perform top quality service and repairs on Bison's fleet of modern transport trailers. Experience as a licensed heavy duty mechanic and the willingness to work outside will be key to your success in this position.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Mississauga

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312) Are you: ...committed to safety? ...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment? ...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 10 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period. Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. You must be a certified Journeyman to be considered for this role. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to Apply: By Mail: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8 In Person: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8 By Email: Careers@bisontransport.com By Fax: 204-833-0373 By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00: 1-800-462-4766 Website: www.bisontransport.com

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position.  Red Seal certification would be an asset. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to

Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax: 204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website: www.bisontransport.com

Washbay Attendant - Winnipeg

Wash Bay Attendant

Winnipeg, MB

Are you:

...eager to provide exceptional customer service?

...looking for a hands-on job?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting friendly, energetic people like you to join our highly effective Winnipeg Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As a Wash Bay Attendant (WBA) you will be responsible for the Company's performance in terms of efficient, effective and timely cleaning of the Bison Transport tractor fleet. You are expected to be a team player in the Maintenance department. Good communication skills and a professional attitude are basic requirements. In addition to washing tractors and trailers, you will be involved in cleaning the shop, picking up parts from outside vendors and transporting drivers to various locations (i.e., hotels, etc.) Previous experience in a shop service related field will contribute to your success. Class 5 (general) license is required. 

Are you self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision? Are you a team player with excellent communication and customer service skills? Bison is seeking well organized individuals who thrive in a fast paced environment. If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! 

Please submit an online application by visiting the "Careers" section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Fleet Dispatcher - Calgary

Fleet Dispatcher 

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Calgary operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Western Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

·         Identification and resolution of all non-routine or time-sensitive issues that arise after regular business hours

·         Regularly monitor assigned fleet and accurately distribute, receive and update information in our state of the art technological systems

·         Management of all after-hours satellite, telephone and in-person communications

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

·         Educational background in Supply Chain Management (or other relevant area such as Business)

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets

This position is subject to a modified work schedule. We are looking for Fleet Dispatchers for various shifts (days and nights). 

About Bison

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume immediately in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program - Calgary

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program

May 2015 Start

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a newly graduated student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's New Graduate Program

Steer Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Program Overview

The goal of the New Graduate Program is to develop talented individuals into Bison's future leaders. Students are hired after graduation to work in a full-time capacity. Over the 18-month period of this program, you will be placed on a vigorous learning development plan to afford you with a solid understanding of our company at all levels. Throughout this program you will be working with a variety of Bison's leaders who will contribute to your career development and your manager will assume a mentoring role to guide your success. You will be challenged through approximately three job rotations (six to eight months each) in various roles across the organization.

All New Grad rotations and Learning Plans will be supported and monitored by the mentoring manager. Assignments may include:

• Operations Administration

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch

• Fleet Coordination

• Planning

• Business Analyst

Personal Development

With each rotation, New Grads go through a complete career development & performance review series. This allows you to spend time with your mentoring manager at the beginning of each term to identify the skills you expect to learn, master and apply on the job. At the end of each rotation, you will have developed new skills and abilities and you will have a constructive understanding of all the attributes you bring to the organization.

After New Grads successfully complete the rotational program, successful participants will be placed into their "destination" career path based on business need, personal career goals and individual skills and knowledge demonstrated throughout the rotational program. As a result, the successful candidates are well underway with their career growth and a promising future at Bison!

Qualifications:

• Graduate of a Commerce, Management or Business Administration degree, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs and leadership training

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Edmonton

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations,

Edmonton, AB

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Placement Overview

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Langley

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations

Langley, BC

 

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

 

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

 

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

 

Placement Overview

 

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

 

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

 

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Dispatcher - Mississauga

Fleet Dispatcher

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people ?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Fleet Dispatcher (FD) will execute the day to day activity of their assigned driver fleet.  This includes monitoring of the fleet, accurately distributing, receiving and updating information. The FD is responsible for identifying and participating in the resolution of issues relating to day to day activity of the driver is essential.  The FD must be well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness in carrying out daily activities.

Responsibilities:

  • This involves the transmitting and receiving of all information relevant to the driver performing his/her duties within the Company and customer requirements.  
  • The handling of all driver related satellite messages or calls within assigned and overflow queues.
  • Reporting and documenting of all customer service, planning and driver related issues to the appropriate personnel 

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

·         You must have dispatch experience in order to be considered for this role

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Proven analytical and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent problem solving abilities

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

LTL Coordinator - East - Mississauga

LTL Coordinator – East

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The LTL Coordinator is responsible for managing the daily activity of our LTL clients primarily. The primary focus of this position is to ensure we are accurately setting up each order, monitoring all shipments, handling customer inquires and developing relationships.  The secondary focus will be to recognize where LTL opportunities can complement Bison’s current business model.  This will include actively being involved with operations, identifies complementary shipments and rate negotiations.

Responsibilities:

·         The LTL Coordinator will aid in the translation of customer needs into positive action by the company. The LTL Coordinator must work with planning personnel to ensure maximum equipment utilization while maintaining targeted customer service levels.

·         The LTL Coordinator will be a single point of contact between their assigned customer(s) and Bison Transport—ensuring that the customer’s needs are properly understood and served.

·         Along with the knowledge of all their customer’s individual shipment requirements, the LTL Coordinator must also know their general trends of business volume, the destination mix, and any changes or unusual developments. This knowledge would include the status of competitors, and general business conditions as they apply to the client and relate to our business with them.

 

Qualifications:

·         Experience in a similar role within the transportation industry

·         Proven problem solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Customer service focus

·         Organizational skills

·         Knowledge of North American geography is considered an asset

 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Night Operations - Dispatch - Mississauga

Night Dispatcher

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people ?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Night Dispatcher (ND) is responsible for overseeing all Dispatch and Customer Service activity for their assigned shift. The focus of the ND is the identification and resolution of all non-routine or time-sensitive issues that arise after regular business hours. The ND must display sound judgment and involve other operations staff in the resolution process, as they deem necessary. Must be well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness.

Responsibilities:

  • This involves the identification and resolution of all non-routine and time-sensitive issues that occur after regular business hours. The ND must prioritize each situation (emergency, non-routine, routine) and respond accordingly.
  • The handling of all driver related satellite messages or calls within assigned and overflow queues.
  • Reporting and documenting of all customer service, planning and driver related issues to the appropriate personnel 
  • The ND will be responsible for reporting on all relevant after-hours activity.

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

·         You must have dispatch experience in order to be considered for this role

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Proven analytical and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent problem solving abilities

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website:www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Operations - Summer Student - Winnipeg

Operations - Summer Student

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting an energetic, results-focused post-secondary student for a position in our Winnipeg Terminal.  This position offers an opportunity to gain experience and to learn more about our Company and the Industry. Responsibilities may include project work as well as general exposure to the various aspects of our Operations and Administration environments. These positions often lead to full-time employment offers upon graduation. 

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: http://www.bisontransport.com/.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

Fleet Manager    

Are you:  

eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

As a Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.   

Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Logistics Assistant - Winnipeg

Logistics Assistant

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!


We are currently recruiting highly motivated, results-driven people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Logistics team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

Our Logistics Assistant carries out duties associated with the day to day administrative function of Bison Asset Based Logistics (ABL). Key duties include:

• Sending carrier contracts
• Creating purchase orders
• Exchanging credit
• Insurance and authorities
• Order tracing
• Recording of information in the logistics system
• Troubleshooting as required

The focus of this position is to ensure that all administrative functions of Bison ABL are completed in an accurate, timely and complete manner.

Our ideal candidate possesses:
• Proven communication and time-management skills;
• Strong customer service and relationship-building skills
• The ability to thrive in a fast-pace, deadline-oriented environment

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Planner - Winnipeg

Planner      Are you:    …eager to provide exceptional customer service?  …passionate about people?  …keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?      Then we have the opportunity for you!     We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.      This position will be accountable for coordinating and effectively utilizing assets for the division to satisfy the needs of the clients, drivers and the Company. This will be accomplished through building and strengthening solid working relationships with internal and external customers. You will accurately predict the availability and potential assets in the best interests of our company. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. To achieve success in this position, you will be proactive in solving issues, realizing opportunities and communicating in a thorough and timely manner with all co-workers.    This position is subject to a modified shift.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com      Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Manager, Logistics Customer Service & Pricing - Winnipeg

Manager, Logistics Customer Service & Pricing

Are you:

…a results-oriented professional with great communication skills?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting highly motivated, analytical people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg team.  Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

The primary objective of the Manager, Logistics Customer Service & Pricing is to manage and grow specific customers of the Logistics customer group (including Warehousing & Distribution) and ensure department objectives are met. Primary focus will be to develop growth in order volume while maintaining Bison Customer Service objectives. This will be accomplished by providing leadership, demonstrating initiative, entrepreneurship and supporting team members with business engagement. Acting as the Account Manager for Roxul, International Paper and other ABL accounts the Manager will cultivate relationships and ensure overall account objectives are met. Effective review of opportunities for Logistics and rate response to the Sales organization and Bison Pricing team will also be a key focus. Follow up on the operational and margin performance will be a part of the Pricing responsibility.

Are you detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and teambuilding skills?  Do you employ your analytical knowledge and ability to succeed in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment? Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume in by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Director of Operations - Britton Transport, Grand Forks, ND - Winnipeg

Director of Operations – Britton Transport

The Role:
This newly created career opportunity will be based out of our Grand Forks, ND office. Reporting to the President, the Director of Operations will work with a combination of support and autonomy that allows you to make your impact in an exciting business environment. The primary objective of the Director of Operations is to ensure the Asset and Logistics Operations department meets company goals in utilization, revenue, and employee satisfaction.  The Director will proactively enhance the communication flow of information throughout the company, and oversee the development of existing and potential accounts.  The incumbent is responsible for attracting and developing a high performance team, operations performance and continually evaluating, building and achieving program objectives and goals. This must be accomplished by effective written and oral communication, cultivation of relationships both internally and externally and providing strategic leadership, supervision and support.

The Candidate:

We seek a highly strategic thinker with strong business acumen who is passionate about leading progressively and who has the drive and initiative to grow our business. The ideal candidate is an experienced manager who possesses excellent interpersonal skills and has the desire to mentor and lead with vision and care.  Further qualifications include, but are not limited to:

·         5-8+ years of experience leading people in a managerial role in a fast-paced and dynamic business environment. Experience managing in the Supply Chain Management field is considered an asset,

·         Excellent human resource skills: coaching, mentoring, performance management,

·         Strong communication skills: excellent oral, written and presentation skills, as well as adult learning techniques,

·         Strong leadership skills: team-work, delegation,

·         Strong organizational skills: time management, project planning, multi-tasking,

·         Excellent problem solving ability,

·         Efficient record keeping ability;

·         Progressive knowledge of the transportation industry including competition and trends is considered an asset. 

The Company:

Britton Transport began servicing customers in the Red River Valley of North Dakota as a truck brokerage service in 1980.  Based on the shared values of safety, people and professionalism, Bison Transport (Head Office located in Winnipeg, CAN) acquired Britton Transport in 2011.  Since the acquisition, Britton Transport has doubled its fleet size, expanded its brokerage, and launched a Refrigerated fleet.  Britton continues to provide flatbed trailer and dry van operations as well as storage trailer services.  Moving into new offices in Grand Forks and Sioux Falls in 2013, Britton Transport is poised for further aggressive growth. Please visit Britton's Web Site for more information: www.brittontransport.com 

Are you a progressive business leader that works strategically while maintaining a strong day-to-day operational focus? Do you have senior level operational experience in transportation or a related industry? Are you a people developer with passion to bring out the best in your team? Are you ready to make your mark on a growing business? If your answer is YES – apply online today at www.bisontransport.com and begin making a difference!                                

Fleet Dispatch - Winnipeg

Fleet Dispatcher

Are you:

...eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

...passionate about people?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Winnipeg operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Central Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. The Fleet Dispatcher regularly monitors their assigned fleet and accurately distributes, receives and updates information in our state of the art technological systems.

This position is a 4 on 4 off schedule. Demonstrated dispatch experience and problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets. This position is subject to a modified work schedule. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Please submit an online application by visiting the "Careers" section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Account Manager – Central Region - Winnipeg

Account Manager – Central Region

Are you?

…eager to develop and ensure continued success with Bison’s top clients?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Account ManagerCentral Region is responsible for ensuring success with our current and future clients. This individual will have shown the ability to earn trust, develop a strong value proposition based on client need and have confidence to cold call in the pursuit of new business. 

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, able to work independently and have a strong desire to win by meeting the lane volume demands and hence achieving stretched budget requirements.  As well, the candidate will have a strong transportation (operational) background.  Additionally, interpersonal skills combined with the ability to provide a network solution is critical to the success of this role.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting outgoing, customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Sales team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. 

Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics - Winnipeg

Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics

…A highly motivated, emerging leader?

…Able to organize data in a way that tells a story and motivates action?

…Results-oriented professional, with great communication skills?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting highly motivated, analytical people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Analytics team.  This newly created position will manage data mining and presentation, insight development for past, present, and future activities.  The Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics, through their unique skill set, will combine with operations experts, and analytics team partners, to uncover growth opportunities, define areas in the network that need attention, and create powerful visualizations that demonstrate insight and collaborate to develop action plans that will impact the network.  This role will build momentum for the growth of the department in the future.

The successful candidate:

  • Must understand the process of creating meaningful visualizations out of data sets, and have experience telling a story that motivates action.
  • Must have finance, accounting, and analysis experience, and ideally a designation in the field.
  • Must have ability to lead problem solving teams to positive results.
  • Must have proven ability to communicate in a clear, accurate, and concise manner, written and oral.
  • Has demonstrated success in independently meeting deadlines in a fast paced and dynamic work environment.
  • Has strong abstract reasoning skills, database and/or data mining expertise.
  • Would be an asset to have experience in data science, predictive modeling, SQL, Power Pivot, R, Hadoop, Congnos, or other language, database structure, or software packages.
  • Demonstrated facilitation skills.
  • Must be able to manage projects as assigned.

Are you detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and team building skills?  Do you want to employ your technical knowledge and ability to succeed in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment? Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of leading transportation company?  If your answer is yes – make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offer a progressive company culture.  Our employees are energetic, respectful and professional in the company’s aggressive pursuit of success.  Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services in our customers.

 

 

Please submit your resume in by visiting the Careers section on our website www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.